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December 6, 2017 4:03 PM Man sentenced to death for beheading boy

One John Yakubu has been sentenced to death by hanging for beheading a seven-year old boy, Samuel Danjuma in 2012. Justice James Abundaga of a Nasarawa State High Court 4, in his judgement on Wednesday found Yakubu guilty of culpable homicide punishable by death. He said the death sentence was in line with Section 221 of the penal code based on the confessional 24

November 16, 2017 8:11 AM Premier League: I may not see out my 2-year contract with Arsenal – Wenger

Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger has said he could leave the club before the expiration of the two year contract he signed. The Gunners boss signed a two-year deal at the Emirates Stadium at the end of last season. The Frenchman conceded that he might not see out the end, adding that his situation will be discussed with the club’s board at the end of the season 31

November 10, 2017 6:19 AM Mike Tyson deported from Chile [PHOTO]

Chilean police on Thursday deported former boxing champion Mike Tyson. Tyson, 51, was put on a flight home minutes after he arrived the country, the Investigative Police (PDI) said. Local media reported that the former world heavyweight champion was planning to attend an awards ceremony for action films taking place in Santiago, Chile’s capital 38

November 1, 2017 4:33 AM Mother of 4 jailed 10 years for drug trafficking

Justice Rilwan Aikawa convicted and sentenced Owolabi after she pleaded guilty to one-count charge of drug trafficking preferred against her by the National Drug Laws Enforcement Agency, NDLEA. While urging the court to convict and sentence Owolabi, the prosecutor, Ibrahim Abu, reviewed the fact of the case, tendered the convict’s harmonised Ecowas passport 22

October 30, 2017 4:07 PM What It Means: The Indictment of Manafort and Gates

In fact, MANAFORT and GATES had: selected Company A and Company B; engaged in weekly scheduled calls and frequent emails with Company A and Company B to provide them directions as to specific lobbying steps that should be taken; sought and received detailed oral and written reports from these firms on the lobbying work they had performed; communicated 48

October 21, 2017 2:04 PM Prime Minister Announces Spain Will Remove Catalan Leader

Mr. Rajoy said the Catalan government had never offered real dialogue with the central government in Madrid but had instead tried to impose its secessionist project on Catalan citizens and the rest of the country in violation of Spain’s Constitution. He said his government was putting an end to “a unilateral process, contrary to the law and searching 128

October 20, 2017 9:02 PM Nigeria ‘underwear bomber’ sues US authority over rights abuses

Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, a convicted Nigerian bomber, has filed a lawsuit against the United States' Justice Department for violating his rights to free speech and religion. Abdulmutallab was convicted of attempting to detonate plastic explosives hidden in his underwear on a Northwest Airlines flight in 2009 and was sentenced to four life terms plus 50 years 46

October 20, 2017 2:03 AM FG arraigns Misau, senator gets N10m bail

The Federal Government on Thursday arraigned Senator Isah Misau, representing Bauchi Central Senatorial District, before the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Maitama, Abuja, for allegedly making injurious falsehood against the Nigeria Police Force and the Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris. The senator, who attended court from home, pleaded 18

October 20, 2017 12:08 AM Evans, others plead not guilty to kidnapping

THE government of Lagos State has re-arraigned billionaire kidnapper Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike (a.k.a. Evans) and others before Justice Hakeem Oshodi of an Ikeja High Court for alleged kidnapping of Dunu Donatus. In the amended charge, the defendants are again facing a two-count charge bordering on conspiracy and kidnapping. Evans and his co-defendants 19

October 19, 2017 4:48 PM Evans makes u-turn pleads not guilty to offence of kidnap

The government had on August 30,2017 arraigned Evans alongside Uche Amadi, Ogechi Uchechukwu, Okwuchukwu Nwachukwu, Chilaka Ifeanyi and Victor Aduba before Justice Hakeem Oshodi of an Ikeja High Court, where three of them pleaded guilty, except Uchechukwu, the only female defendant, Ifeanyi and Aduba who pleaded not guilty. The prosecution had accused 26